The Rumble: Youth Slam

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Sydney Writers' Festival 2017

The Rumble: Youth Slam


Lennox Theatre


27 May 2017

Event Type

Live Event

Sydney’s biggest annual youth poetry slam is back. Young poets spit with eloquence and wit, representing their communities in an all-out battle of spoken word and hip hop. You can listen, perform or even be a judge. Each poet has three minutes to shine. Featuring 2016 Rumble Slam Champion Emily Crocker, Troy Wong from Parramatta Poetry Slam and more. Hosted by Lorin Reid.

Presented with Word Travels

Date & Time: Saturday May 27 at 6:30pm

*Tickets are free but bookings are essential as this event does sell out.

Ticket Options

All Tickets $0.00
Transaction fees apply
Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30


2 hours

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